Comedy, Fun Stuff, Television

Amazon’s ‘Undone’ is a visual masterpiece

It was a simpler time, back in October 2001. The nation couldn’t have possibly predicted what was soon to creep up on them with almost no warning whatsoever. When Waking Life, the rotoscoping philosophical masterpiece by Richard Linklater was released to limited audiences, minds were blown. The animation style of rotoscoping—drawing the animation cells over existing… Continue reading Amazon’s ‘Undone’ is a visual masterpiece

Arts, Comedy, Fun Stuff, Irrationality, Mistakes, Rant, Review, Talking Nerdy, Television, Tumblr

Obligatory Ranking of ‘Black Mirror’ Episodes from OK to OMG

As I'd mentioned in a previous article, Black Mirror--the so-far 13-episode long cinematic series on Channel 4 and Netflix respectively--has quickly became a favorite of mine due to its thematic elements, style, and ability to fuck my shit up royally for a few days at a time. Everyone who reviews this show, aside from insisting that it… Continue reading Obligatory Ranking of ‘Black Mirror’ Episodes from OK to OMG

Comedy, Irrationality, Rant, Talking Nerdy, Television

This is Why We Can’t Have ‘Stranger’ Things

There's been a lot of speculation about the hit Netflix series Stranger Things, due to its supernatural elements and all of the undisclosed "secrets" of the Upside-Down, the Monster, and Jane "Eleven" Ives. But there's one thing we know for absolute certain. The two-headed embodiment of satanic deception, the Demogorgon, is you. If you haven't watched Stranger… Continue reading This is Why We Can’t Have ‘Stranger’ Things

Comedy, Philly, Television

HBO’s Vice Principals is Worth Your Time

I was and still am a huge fan of the HBO series Eastbound & Down. The primary reason for that is that the show hit on all of the extremes of comedy, and yet somehow was able to seamlessly sneak it dark drama. Some find it humorous for the vulgarity and others find it boring… Continue reading HBO’s Vice Principals is Worth Your Time

Events, Games, Movies, Podcast

Talking Nerdy, Ep. 133: Inter-Dimensional Slap Jumping

Today's podcast topics include Disney/Marvel's acquisition of the Spider-Man franchise, how NBC's The Slap could be a better series, the new mascot for the Philadelphia 76ers and his past as a junkie Furry, and Jon Stewart's departure from The Daily Show. We play Dan Explains #Supernatural Tweets from Girls on Twitter, the IMDB Movie Game,… Continue reading Talking Nerdy, Ep. 133: Inter-Dimensional Slap Jumping

Holidays, Movies, News, Podcast, Rant

Talking Nerdy, Ep. 127: 2015 Wash Rinse Repeat

We review the best in media and entertainment of 2014, discuss the aftermath of a New Year's Eve Party gone awry, and kick off the first draft for the Talking Nerdy Celebrity Death Pool. Second round of the draft coming next week! Get down and get ready for this week's episode of #TalkingNerdy DOWNLOAD THE… Continue reading Talking Nerdy, Ep. 127: 2015 Wash Rinse Repeat

Arts, Interview, News

Talking Nerdy, Ep. 112: Beyond the Apron with Masterchef’s Bri Kozior

Masterchef 4's Brianna Kozior joins us for a discussion about her career as a Vegetarian/Vegan Chef, her time on FOX's hit cooking competition, and her future bringing great food with a sexy attitude to Pennsylvania. We keep up on the week's biggest news stories and explain why football players snap on children. #TalkingNerdy #HashtagKitchen DOWNLOAD… Continue reading Talking Nerdy, Ep. 112: Beyond the Apron with Masterchef’s Bri Kozior

Fun Stuff, Hot News, Podcast, Television

Talking Nerdy Episode 72: The DOC Holiday Special

We celebrate the 50th anniversary of Dr. Who and discuss the evolution of nerd culture. Walking Dead gears up for a gritty mid-season finale and Thanksgiving gears up for a drunk clusterfuck of embarrassment! It's a lot of fun this episode, with no sports but two games: Who Twote That Tweet and Iron Sheik Real… Continue reading Talking Nerdy Episode 72: The DOC Holiday Special